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Statement by Heather Nauert – International Day To End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists

Arabic version:  العربية     Department of State Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release Statement by Heather Nauert, spokesperson November 2, 2018 Today, we commemorate the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists. We renew our steadfast commitment to promoting a free and independent press and advocating for accountability against those who commit ...
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Statement by Heather Nauert – International Day To End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists

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CHAD 2017 International Religious Freedom Report

Executive Summary The constitution establishes the state as secular and affirms the separation of religion and state. It provides for freedom of religion and equality before the law without distinction as to religion. It prohibits “denominational propaganda” that inhibits national unity. The government maintained its ban on the leading Salafist association, but anecdotal evidence continued ...
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Embassy Conference Explores Status of Religious Freedom and Tolerance in Chad

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena welcomed 60 participants for a conference on religious freedom on October 30 at the Embassy. The conference, Religious Freedom in Chad: Issues and Challenges, was an opportunity for religious leaders, researchers, government officials, students, journalists, and others to exchange views on questions related to religious liberty, tolerance, and social cohesion ...
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